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Nuclear storm brews at Karnataka's gold fields

Protests have intensified in Karnataka over a central government move to dump nuclear waste in the abandoned pits of the famed Kolar Gold Fields.On Saturday, activists blocked railway tracks and......

Bezwada Wilson, T M Krishna win Ramon Magsaysay Award

Karnataka-born Bezwada Wilson, a prolific campaigner for eradication of manual scavenging in India, and Carnatic singer T M Krishna from Chennai, were on Wednesday chosen for the prestigious Ramon......

'Why do human beings have to clean shit?'

'I realised we are not doing scavenging because we are illiterate or poor. We are doing it because of the way society is organised,' says Bezwada Wilson, who has been awarded the Magsaysay Prize.......

K'taka: BJP MLA convicted in bribery case

Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party member of Legislative Assembly Y Sampangibecame the first Karnataka legislator to be convicted in a corruption case. The Lokayukta special court sentenced the BJP MLA......

'He believed that strength respects strength'

Dr V S Ramamurthy began his career at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre in Trombay, Mumbai, in an era when Dr Homi J Bhabha was a father figure at the nuclear establishment.Dr Ramamurthy has made......

Gold diggers throng closed mines

It has been six years since Bharat Gold Mines Ltd closed down mining operations at the Kolar Gold Fields near Bangalore.However, activity has not completely ceased at the mines, with their having......

Kolar goldmines set to shine again

Kolar is all set to glorify its name to new heights after the union government is in the final stages of inviting global tenders to revive operations of Bharat Gold Mines in Kolar Gold Fields in......

Lalu's Rail Budget speech

Union Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav made the following speech while presenting the Railway Budget for 2004-2005 in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday (July 6, 2004)."Mr Speaker Sir,I rise to present the......

Deccan Gold to invest $538 million

India's first listed gold exploration company Deccan Gold Mines Ltd. plans to invest $538 million in next couple of years in the exploration and mining activity in the four identified areas.Sandeep......

Will Dandan Dashagunam live up to its original?

This week's release Dandan Dashagunamhas been in news for quite some time now. Firstly, it's the Kannada remakeof Gowtham Vasudev Menon's Tamil blockbuster Kaakha Kaakha (starring Suriya and......
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Has Karnataka govt underplayed presence of illegal Bangladeshis in state

Bengaluru, Nov 23: Has the Karnataka government underplayed the presence of Bangladeshis staying illegally in the state. The BJP claims the figure... ...

http://www.oneindia.com/india/has-karnataka-govt-underplayed-presence-illegal-bangladeshis-2270408.html
M G K Menon passes away

Renowned scientist Mambillikalathil Govind Kumar Menon, who spearheaded the Kolar Gold Fields experiment on cosmic rays in the 1960s passed away on... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/582617/m-g-k-menon-passes.html
Coal done, Goyal sets eye on gold, bauxite

By pursuing a robust import substitution strategy, which is based on the boilerplate of swadeshi, the government has made a huge turnaround in the... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/news/coal-done-goyal-sets-eye-gold-bauxite-903
Children taken ill, two bisiyoota cooks sacked in KGF

The authorities concerned on Wednesday sacked two cooks of the Government Higher Primary School at Karapanahalli at Kolar Gold Fields (KGF) after... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/children-taken-ill-two-bisiyoota-cooks-sacked-in-kgf/article9353828.ece
Mandate for humanity

Uday Raj's exhibition at the Alliance Francaise resembles an art space straight out of Paris or Venice. Such is the contemporary prowess and... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/lifestyle/books-and-art/121116/mandate-for-humanity.html

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